Sunday, November 20, 2016
PRESS BOX SPORTS BAR RECAP: PATS' STREAK ENDS
Carter Folk's first goal of the season - at even strength with just 2:54 remaining - was the game-winner for the hometown Victoria Royals Saturday night as they upended the Regina Pats 5-3.
With the defeat, the Pats suffered their first regulation time loss of the 2016-17 WHL season and saw their 11-game win streak come to an end.
Despite outshooting the Royals 46-25, the Pats trailed 2-0 after the opening 20 minutes and 3-2 after two periods.
Royals netminder Griffen Outhouse was named the game's #1 star with a 43-save effort.
Tyler Brown took the loss in the Regina goal, making 20 saves. The Royals' last goal was an empty-netter from Jack Walker with just four seconds remaining.
Connor Hobbs scored twice for Regina and was awarded the game's #2 star. Chase Harrison also found the net for the Pats.
Tyler Soy (on a penalty shot), Dante Hannoun and Chaz Redekopp scored the other Victoria goals.
Regina was 1/5 on the powerplay and 3/4 killing penalties.
6,619 was the attendance at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre.
The Pats (15-1-3) play the third game of their west coast trip Sunday at 8:00 pm Sask Time at Vancouver on 620 CKRM.